Brookside

Durrus near Bantry, County Cork (Ref. 8611)

  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

  • Mr Oxford
    August 2016
    “i thing a new bed in the mane ...”
    i thing a new bed in the mane bedroom

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Bantry 6 miles. A quality mid-terrace property in the village of Durrus, County Cork.

Nestled within a small holiday development, this Bantry cottage is named for the babbling brook that meanders its way past.

Let the sound of running water sooth your senses in this Bantry cottage as you relax in this well-equipped, well-maintained holiday property.

Tastefully decorated, boasting leather couches and other quality furnishings, this Bantry cottage is a wonderful contemporary property, perfect for families and friends.

The enclosed back garden in this Bantry cottage offers an opportunity for a spot of alfresco dining.

The village of Durrus is the gateway to the Sheep's Head and Mizen Head peninsulas, a haven for walkers, hikers and cyclists, showcasing some of the most beautiful and spectacular scenery that Ireland has to offer.

The area around this Bantry cottage also boasts wonderful beaches and fantastic scenic drives.

Closer to home, Durrus itself offers a good selection of pubs, restaurants and cafes offering excellent food and traditional music through the year.

This Bantry cottage is the perfect base for your Irish cottage getaway!

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin & WC, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC. Ground floor basin & WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with living flame gas fire.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating with gas fire in sitting room
  • Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV, DVD, CD/radio, small selection of DVDs, books & games available for hire from caretaker for small deposit
  • Fuel & power inc. in rent March to Oct,€25 supplement Nov to Feb, payable directly to caretaker
  • Bed linen & towels inc. in rent
  • Cot & highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Communal grassed front area with picnic tables
  • Enclosed rear gravelled garden
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop & pub 5 mins walk
  • Note: Very poor mobile phone coverage.

About the location

BANTRY, COUNTY CORK

Glengarriff 12 miles; Skibbereen 20 miles; Kenmare 21 miles.

Bantry is a town of sweeping sea views and varied colourful buildings, located in West Cork between Sheep's Head and the Beara Peninsula. It is home to a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants ideal for dining out or for experiencing local Irish music and culture. 'Bantry House' is well worth a visit, sitting in an elevated position above the town and being home to a rich collection of tapestries, furniture and art, while there are also beautiful gardens to explore, which have been restored and are open to the public. Just a short boat ride from the town in the heart of Bantry Bay you will find Whiddy Island and Garnish Island. Garnish Island was turned into an exotic garden in the early 20th Century and is home to a variety of plant species, which thrive in the warm, moist climate and peaty soils. For outdoor enthusiasts there are opportunities for golf, sailing, scuba diving, walking and cycling nearby, as well as a whole host of local treasures just waiting to be discovered. The perfect location for a truly enjoyable holiday.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas